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Nocturnal Sunshine – “Believe” (Feat. Chelou) Video

The UK producer Maya Jane Coles, so good at making sparse and haunted dance music, just released her self-titled debut under her Nocturnal Sunshine alias. On the early single “Believe,” she teamed up with the London indie band Chelou to make something cold and despondent. In the track’s new video, from directors the Fashtons, a… More »

By: Tom Breihan / May 27, 2015 - 1:12 pm

Stream Nocturnal Sunshine Nocturnal Sunshine

British-Japanese deep house producer Maya Jane Coles once again donned the cloak Nocturnal Sunshine to release a new album of silky, gloomy dubstep, and you can stream the self-titled release in full today. We’ve previously heard the itchy, addicting “Take Me There,” and the ominous, woozy “Believe,” and the rest of the album continues to… More »

By: Caitlin White / May 18, 2015 - 2:18 pm

Nocturnal Sunshine – “Believe” (Feat. Chelou)

Nocturnal Sunshine is the alter-ego of the diamond-sharp UK dance producer Maya Jane Coles, whose track “What They Say” formed the backbone of the monster Nicki Minaj/Drake/Lil Wayne smash “Truffle Butter.” Coles has a self-titled Nocturnal Sunshine album coming out later this month, and we’ve posted the first single “Take Me There.” And now Cole… More »

By: Tom Breihan / May 6, 2015 - 9:48 am

Nocturnal Sunshine – “Take Me There” Video

Maya Jane Coles has been quietly ruling the international electronic underground music scene for years now, steadily building a following and biding her time. Since Nicki Minaj, Drake and Lil Wayne’s radio-dominating hit “Truffle Butter” sampled Coles’ “What They Say,” what better time for her to focus on building a stateside reputation? Donning the moniker… More »

By: Caitlin White / March 31, 2015 - 11:15 am

Nocturnal Sunshine – “Take Me There”

Two years ago on the Fourth of July I saw Maya Jane Coles play a set at one of Verboten’s all-day outdoor parties. It was scalding hot, and the party was held right on the Williamsburg waterfront. That might sound glamorous, but it’s basically just a huge slab of asphalt surrounded by old warehouses. Still,… More »

By: Caitlin White / March 2, 2015 - 1:14 pm

The Top 30 Electronic Dance Tracks Of 2012

There was no getting away from EDM in 2012. While the three-letter hashtag has certainly caused buzz among radio stations and indie blogosphere alike, it’s been a big year for dance on and off of the pop charts. Regional styles like footwork, juke, and Jersey club went through genre-bending booms, electronic trap instrumentals filtered their… More »

By: Puja Patel / December 26, 2012 - 2:13 pm

The 12 Best Acts At Electric Zoo That Aren’t Skrillex, Tiesto, Or Diplo

Last year, New York City’s Randall’s Island hosted 85,000 EDM-loving festival-goers at Electric Zoo. This Labor Day weekend, when the massive party celebrates its third-annual event, the island is projected to be swarmed with almost 100,000 revelers. Thank the impossibly stacked lineup for that. Over the course of three days and four themed stages, Electric… More »

By: Puja Patel / August 28, 2012 - 1:21 pm